10/15sensitive subjects

Some topics are difficult to handle and require tact and empathy. In our October issue we present some of these »sensitive issues«. The topics range from AIDS to suicide, but don't worry, even if these topics don't sound very pretty, the design will raise your spirits. 

The cover design was done by Optik Studio and a combination of softtouch-foil and effect varnish by KMC produces a very special haptic.

Single issues can be bought at: www.stiebner.com



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